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The future sustainability of Freesound

Dear Freesound community, We would like to give you an update about the current situation of Freesound funding and to get your feedback about some of our future plans regarding its sustainability. Be prepared for a rather long read ­čśë … Continue reading → Read Full Entry

Results of the Freesound Survey 2017

Dear Freesounders, As promised, here are some plots and charts and insights we got after analysing the more than 1,300 survey responses that you filled in some weeks ago. Warning: you’ll see some box plots in this post which might look strange. … Continue reading → Read Full Entry

Freesound Survey 2017 [closed]

EDIT 18/4/2017: Thank you all for participating in the survey! After having collected more than 1,300 responses we decided to close the survey form. We’ll analyse the collected data now and get back to you with some conclusions in the coming … Continue reading → Read Full Entry

Slowdowns [fixed]

Dear Freesounders, We are experiencing problems with Freesound servers and as a result Freesound is being quite slow. We are working on it and we’ll try to find a solution as soon as possible, we’ll let you know. Thanks for your … Continue reading → Read Full Entry

2016 in numbers

Dear Freesounders, We collected some statistics from last year’s usage of Freesound that we would like to share with you. We’re sure you’ll find this insanely interesting ­čÖé Let’s start with the most obvious one: the number of new sounds uploaded during 2016… … Continue reading → Read Full Entry

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The sound of a tree crushing down. Recorded on Drummond Hill in Perthshire/Scotland, where some treefelling was going on. BP4025 ...


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